Investigation into Shooting at 17607 Eastex Freeway
May 11, 2022 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a woman and a man at 17607 Eastex Freeway (North U.S. Highway 59) service road about 7 p.m. on Tuesday (May 10).
The female, 25, and male, 25, victims were transported to an area hospital.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detective H. Martinez reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at a hotel at the above address and found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Officers learned an argument between two groups led to a physical fight. At some point, shots were fired and the victims attempted to leave the location.
As the suspect(s) fled the scene, more shots were fired at the victims and both were struck. Houston Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and transported the victims to an area hospital in stable condition. The suspects fled in a vehicle described as a white older model sedan.
Investigators found a possible suspect at a local hospital, suffering from a gunshot wound.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.